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Object ID 1927.006.002 c
Object Name Machete
Collection Farming/Agricultural
Credit line Gift of Mrs. L. A. Kittinger
Year Range from 1890
Year Range to 1910
Description Machete with a 25 1/4" long steel blade that curves up at the tip. The blade has a 15 1/2" long trough along the top edge on both sides. It has a 6 3/4" long wooden handle that is missing the 1/2" wide collar that would have secured the blade in place.
Dimensions W-1.5 L-32 inches
Dimension Details Overall greatest length; width of blade
Provenance From a collection of Spanish-American War era weapons that belonged to Dr. L.A. Kittinger.
Subjects Machetes
Agriculture
Farming
Search Terms Machetes
Farming
Philippines
Agriculture
Material Steel; wood handle
Place of Origin Philippines